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Nathan Salmon
Position: Visiting Fall 2009, 2010, 2011
Campus Affiliation: Graduate Center
Degrees/Diplomas: PhD, University of California, Los Angeles

Research Interests

  • Philosophy of Language
  • Philosophy of Logic
  • Metaphysics

Courses Recently Taught

  • Topics in the Nature of Semantic Content (Fall 2010)

Representative Publications

Reference and Essence (Princeton University Press, 1981; and Basil Blackwell, l982).

Frege’s Puzzle (Cambridge, Mass.: Bradford Books, MIT Press, 1986).

Frege's Puzzle (Second Edition) (Atascadero, Ca.: Ridgeview, 1986, 1991).

Reference and Essence (Second Edition), with new appendices (Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 1981, 2005).

Metaphysics, Mathematics, and Meaning: Philosophical Papers I (Oxford University Press, 2006).

Content, Cognition, and Communication: Philosophical Papers II (Oxford University Press, forthcoming, 2007).